The City of Bison had a population of 232 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Bison is located at latitude 38.5198 and longitude -99.1978 in Rush County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bison (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rush County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,014 feet.
The City of Bison has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bison population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bison: Buffalo.
|Population in Households||232|
|Population in Familes||179|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||110 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||66 (60.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||29 (26.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||15 (13.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$71,000|
|Average Home Value||$83,846|
|Median Household Income||$37,234|
|Average Household Income||$47,557|
|Per Capita Income||$22,090|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.6%|
|Per Capita Income||3.25%|
The table below compares Bison to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 408||39th|
|Population Density1||# 305||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 292||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 593||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 463||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Kansas Census Data Comparison Tool.